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Discover new aspects of the history of Canada in the 19th and 20th centuries through thematic tours.

Divided into five major themes and five time periods, these thematic tours may be accessed three different ways, by: Web tours (documented images, in HTML), movie clips (QuickTime version) and movie clips (Flash version).

Featured Thematic Tour

Once a Politician, Always a Butt: Introduction to Editorial Cartooning

Ever irreverent, cartoonists underline the faults of public figures and are always ready to pounce on the slightest misstep. They expose, exaggerate and depict reality with humour and sarcasm. Wielding sharp pens and minds, cartoonists create visual editorials that reflect news events. Cartoonists make us think about social issues, provoke us and stir up controversy...


First Nations




Society / Daily Life

Politics / Economy

Technology, Industry & Commerce